Philosophy of Mind Reading Group

Spring 2014

From Descarte's The World

Descartes explains how the eyes can focus on a nearby object. From Stephen Gaukroger (Ed), The World and Other Writings, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2004, p. 158.


This is a graduate reading course on philosophy of mind. Please contact me if you would like to participate. Independent study forms can now be filled out online. The reading list will evolve as the course progresses. A BibTeX file containing all the references below can be found here. Unless otherwise advertised, we meet in the Lewis White Beck Memorial Library at 11am–12pm.


Friday 24 January

Friday 31 January

Friday 7 February

Friday 14 February, 11:30am–12:30pm

Friday 21 February

No meetings on Friday 28 February, Friday 7 March and Friday 14 March

Friday 21 March

Friday 28 March

No meetings on Friday 4 April and Friday 11 April

Friday 18 April

Friday 25 April